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Funding Fundamentals to Fuel Your Start-up Webinar

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Looking to boost your business with funding but unsure where to begin? Join StrikeUP Connects FREE webinar with Pocketed, a women-owned partner of the Scotiabank Women Initiative, for a dynamic session on how to navigate the grant landscape!

Attend virtually on June 20th, 2024 from 12:00PM – 1:00PM EST. This event is hosted on Zoom and will be recorded. Please note, you will receive the link to the event content in your order confirmation email and in a reminder email before the event starts.

Webinar Details

Discover how to unlock grants, tax credits and incentives for your start-up with insights from Pocketed.

Who is the Session for?

  • You feel overwhelmed by the grant funding process or don’t know where to begin.
  • SME leaders aiming to scale their operations and explore avenues for growth.

Key Takeaways:

  • Differentiate between activities that are eligible for funding and those that are not.
  • Assess your company’s funding eligibility and discover the best programs suited to your needs.
  • Understand the basics of grant funding, including what you need to prepare for a successful application and when to consider hiring a professional.

About the Speaker

Brianna Blaney, CEO & Co-Founder of Pocketed

Money is a leading barrier to innovation and entrepreneurship, especially for women and equity-deserving groups. As an experienced founder, Brianna has lived this pain. She co-founded Pocketed to level the playing field, helping Canadian businesses easily access over $5.9B annually in grants, tax credits, and incentives. Since 2021, more than 14,000 companies have used Pocketed to access over $100M. Together with her team, Brianna is on a mission to eliminate financial barriers for businesses.


About Pocketed

Pocketed connects you to thousands of grants, tax credits, and incentives through intelligent matching software. Find relevant opportunities catered for your business with a complimentary one year subscription for Pocketed Basic. Learn more and sign up today at www.hellopocketed.io.

About The Scotiabank Women Initiative

The Scotiabank Women Initiative® is an enterprise-wide program designed to increase economic and professional opportunities for our women clients, empowering them to succeed on their own terms. It provides equitable access to financial solutions, specialized education, and inclusive, women-centric advisory services and mentorship to help people who identify as women or non-binary to pursue their best professional and financial futures. For more information, visit scotiabankwomeninitiative.com.

About StrikeUP Canada

StrikeUP is Canada’s flagship digital conference convening women entrepreneurs and the women entrepreneurship ecosystem, with a united vision of equity and inclusive economic growth through entrepreneurship. Learn more about StrikeUP’s mission, vision, and community by visiting strikeup.ca



June 20
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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